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Poster: dogsinapile! Date: Apr 16, 2010 2:51pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: disappointing

But here is a question for you...
If Jerry were so "pro-taping" then why was the Jerry Garcia Band always a strict NO TAPING event. Plus, until the early 80s tapers were often harassed and booted by GD personnel. I know the quote about "after I'm done with it, they can have it" but I beleive this was taken out of context and doesn't apply to this situation. Jerry never lived in a world of instant downloads of 100% digital media. What would his opinion be? Can any of us know for sure? It's a different world now. Maybe he liked the whole idea of people networking together and TRADING the music - creating a community. What would he have thought of us sitting alone at a computer downloading his music and never having to have any human interaction?

Oh and this site (the entire INTERNET ARCHIVE) is one of the best uses of bandwidth in existance...


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Poster: jrose@duenorthmedia.com Date: Apr 19, 2010 6:29am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: disappointing

this is just inherently wrong. instead of arguing every sentence, let me just say you are wrong from the first word to the last.
not picking on YOU, just that you are confused. trust me. i have been to about a hundred jgb shows in my time